Apr 22, 2013 1:00am PDT
report 7 communities are accused of using money to lobby higher taxes. fox business network diane macedo has more. >> a new report from a nonprofit group cause of action says at least 7 communities were a part of the a $373 million program to educate americans are obesity and tobacco. they violate the laws for hire taxes. the findings are part of a 19 month investigation on the center for disease control prevention communities putting prevention to work program. the report says xhients also appear to have violated cdc guidelines. congressional hearings in 2011 and follow up letters to help services address potential violations in a south carolina community where the state used program money to lobby for a city clean indoor air ordinance. the call to action says the violation was worse than disclosed. the group adds there are at least 7 other potential violations in florida georgia, california south carolina and they used tax payer money to lobby someone for smoking in workplace. and a statewide tobacco tax increase. they are asking for more investigation saying it's important to do anoth
Apr 17, 2013 12:00am PDT
michael moore who said two plus two equals and then tax day and patriots day. we get it you cor pew lent carbon footprint. as least you don't have to worry about being hurt at a marathon. jedediah, good for nick christoff. he said it was stupid and a low blow and takes it back. but what causes people to tweet something -- is it kind of like ideology overcoming common sense? >> they feel the need to point the finger at something and it is usually a member of the opposition party or somebody they extend to disagree -- they tend to disagree with. this is the moment they seize to do that. it reflects on what they are as people and what they value and their inability to come together at times like this and not paw lit size a tragedy. these are the same people that will call upon me and say you politicize. no you do it. we said let's just pray for the families. jay it works -- >> it works both ways. you saw the finger-pointing from the left. there was just as predictable finger-pointing from the right. >> is there the same amount though this i don't know. >> i think there is a lot right here.
Apr 21, 2013 1:00pm PDT
remarkably, we saw it on monday when we had axelrod say the ready things it could be related to tax day. it reminds me of someone, bloomberg saying it could be -- look, we have had this political correctness where we are not allows to see, peter king had hearings on homeland security on homegrown terrorism and three was attacked and i was involved in a poll, 3-1 said we should do something. the problem is the f.b.i., they missed the story. they still coughing up benghazi as they did 40 years ago with watergate. it all points to the same: everything we said has been ignoring whether ft. hood or domestic workplace violence, that is crap. we are dealing with homegrown islamic extremists and we better get used to dealing with it for real. >>gregg: the president said al qaeda is on the run, whether these guys are radicalized abroad or homegrown there is a connection to radicalism. >> for all three of us, we would say that the president did a marvelous job on thursday and from the minute the bombing happened, the police and the f.b.i. were fantastic to identify these guys in 72 hours --. egg